IRISH CHURCH MUSIC ASSOCIATION REGIONAL GATHERING – The Irish Church Music Association holds its second Regional Gathering in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre Tuesday, May 16th, commencing @ 7:30 p.m. ending @ 9:30 p.m. The fee is €10.00 per person. ICMA members half price. Co-ordinators for the Workshop are Fr Turlough Baxter and Sr. Moira Bergin, with Derek Mahady and Paul Flynn as Musical Directors. All choir members, music directors, organists, c…antors and instrumentalists are welcome to take part.
BELTURBET HISTORY GROUP Did you work in Irish Shoes Supplies, Bostik, etc.? Meeting in Parish Club Rooms Monday, May 8th @ 8.00 p.m. please bring photos and share memories to record, with a view to compiling a local History of Belturbet.
ALZHEIMERS TEA DAY – in Oak View Nursing Home, Belturbet, Friday, May 12th from 2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.
Fr. Jason and students from Breifne College are travelling to Mazabuka Zambia – Friday May 12th to spend time with the Sisters of Mercy. It is the same community in which Sr. Rita spent two years. Anyone who wishes to donate sets of colouring pencils, markers, copies, pencils, pens etc. for Fr. Jason to bring with him to schools in Mazabuka, can do so and he will ensure that they go to good homes. If you wish to make a small donation, the money donated will be given directly to the Sisters in Mazabuka for use in their Projects. Please put your name on the envelope and it will be given to them.
CONVENT OF MERCY N.S. – Congratulations to the 14 pupils who won prizes in the 25th National Windows Poetry Competition.
Congratulations to Aisling McKernan who won 1st prize in the Ulster Community Games Handwriting Competition. Aisling will go on to represent Ulster in the All Ireland Final in August
BELTURBET COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION. Meeting this Wed., May 10th in the Goods Store Community Hall, Station @ 8.00 p.m.